Dr. Paul Marshall

Group Director, Business Development
UPP Group Ltd, UK

Paul was appointed Group Business Development Director in 2014.  He is responsible for business development activities and delivering opportunities through the Group’s growth pipeline.  In addition, he serves as Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Group’s corporate charity, the UPP Foundation.  

A graduate of the University of Sussex (BA, MA, Phd), he has 25 years’ experience of working in the higher education sector.  He joined UPP from the Association of Business Schools, where he was Chief Executive Officer and worked with the Government to develop the Small Business Charter.  Prior to this, Paul served for six years as the Executive Director of the 1994 Group of Universities and in this role held several advisory positions within Government. Paul is a Fellow of the Institute of Directors and the Royal Society of the Arts and a former judge of the Times Higher Awards.  He is a member of the Strategic Advisory Board of the Loughborough University, School of Business and Economics and the Universities UK International TNE Advisory Board.